Accession Number : AD0676209

Title :   EFFECTS OF ACCELERATION ON HUMAN PERFORMANCE AND PHYSIOLOGY, WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO TRANSVERSE G.

Descriptive Note : Aeromedical Reviews,

Corporate Author : SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TEX

Personal Author(s) : Little,Vija Z. ; Hartman,Bryce O. ; Leverett,Sidney D. , Jr

Report Date : JUN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : A review is presented of the literature on the psychomotor and physiologic effects of acceleration, emphasizing primarily +Gx. Among the topics reviewed are terminology, cardiovascular effects, mechanical loading effects, performance changes, and tolerance limits. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ACCELERATION TOLERANCE, *PERFORMANCE(HUMAN)), PSYCHOMOTOR TESTS, CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM, LOADS(FORCES), STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY), PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), REVIEWS

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE